Stories

Fifth annual Nickel Plate Arts Awards announced at Mustard Seed Gardens On September 23, Nickel Plate Arts held its eighth anniversary gala with the fifth edition of the Nickel Plate Arts Awards, celebrate the area’s burgeoning arts scene and recognize some of the most valuable artists...

Artist Fred Green.For commissions or queries, contact Fred at Email: fgreen@cripe.biz Phone: 317.418.3276Instagram: Grefre1955 Fred Green is an artist that has always had a knack for storytelling. His heart and mind actively balance equal parts art and science on a daily basis. From his early art...

Shakila Garugu Shakila Garugu is a self-taught artist and art instructor who believes in the importance of self-expression. Although she utilized her left-brain talents to receive her masters in mathematics, she later was inspired to focus on her right-brain talents by her mother's art. She found...

Dan Howell's clay work began when he was a boy, making sculptures on the creek banks near the source of the White River on his father's farm in central Indiana. With encouragement from his high school art teacher, he continued his foray into clay. He...

The City of Noblesville seeks an artist, artisan or creative company to design and fabricate safe, sturdy and visually delightful shade structures for use in the alleys around the downtown square. These structures are part of a larger project to activate spaces for pedestrian use...

The Fishers Arts & Culture Commission (FACC) is looking for qualified artists for three different public art projects. They are looking for: 1). An artist or artist team to design and paint a large mural located on the Fishers Police Station / Parking Garage (4 Municipal...

Frederick Durham is an up and coming photographer starting his artistic career in Indiana. While Frederick "Fredo" Durham started taking photos at young age, he says, "I didn’t stick with it at first. I of course went off and ventured into other things. I decided...

The arts go on in Central Indiana and Nickel Plate Arts is working on supporting artists and community members in many ways.Our campus in Noblesville is currently closed to the public. You can schedule an appointment to meet with one of our staff members or...

Please consider this not only a statement but also an invitation from Nickel Plate Arts:Nickel Plate Arts seeks to embrace each and every artist in our community. Diversity is what makes art interesting, and we want to affirm people of color and the LGTBQ community...